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Hackett, Albert

Overview
Works: 246 works in 840 publications in 7 languages and 24,289 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films  Historical films  Study guides  Personal narratives‡vJewish  Diaries  Biography  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Writer of accompanying material, Conceptor, Actor, Performer, Adapter, Collector, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Albert Hackett
Publications by Albert Hackett
Publications by Albert Hackett, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Albert Hackett
The diary of Anne Frank by Frances Goodrich( Book )
67 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,193 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Anne Frank: Diary of a young girl
Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life ( visu )
15 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 3,010 libraries worldwide
George Bailey, a desperate and suicidal man, is visited by a guardian angel who shows him how important he has been to those around him in his life
The diary of Anne Frank by George Stevens( visu )
61 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 2,245 libraries worldwide
Teenaged Anne Frank, a Dutch Jew, perished along with most of her family in a concentration camp, but her hopes, dreams, and optimistic outlook has endured through the publication of her diary in 1952. Her diary conveys the precariousness of the Frank family and that of their fellow exiles, the Van Daan family and fussy dentist Mr. Dussel. They spent their time hiding from the Gestapo in a tiny Amsterdam attic
Father of the bride by Vincente Minnelli( visu )
26 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,860 libraries worldwide
A father deals with his only daughter's lavish wedding. New bonus features include a look behind the scenes and an interview with Steve Martin and Martin Short
Seven brides for seven brothers by Gene De Paul( visu )
25 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in English and held by 1,831 libraries worldwide
Adam, the eldest of seven brothers, goes to town to get a wife. He convinces Milly to marry him that same day. They return to his backwoods home. Only then does Milly discover that Adam has six other brothers all living with him in his cabin. Milly sets out to reform the uncouth siblings, who are anxious to get wives of their own. Then, after reading a story, Adam develops an idea that will create the solution to his brothers' loneliness - kidnap the women they want!
It's a wonderful life by Frank Capra( visu )
107 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,567 libraries worldwide
A man is saved from a suicide attempt by an angel and is then shown how important he is to the people who love him. A Christmas classic. Features both the black and white and the colorized version
The thin man by W. S Van Dyke( visu )
13 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,511 libraries worldwide
Crime/comedy thriller featuring Nick Charles, private eye, and his wife Nora. The plot unfolds at Christmas when an eccentric inventor disappears after threatening his mistress with a lawsuit for embezzlement
After the thin man ( visu )
5 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in English and held by 939 libraries worldwide
"It's New Year's Eve, Nick and Nora Charles have returned to the West Coast, and the philandering hubby of Nora's cousin has gone missing. Round up the usual suspects."--Container
The long, long trailer ( visu )
6 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and held by 826 libraries worldwide
Lucy and Desi play newlyweds who hit the honeymoon road with a 40-foot trailer in tow
Irving Berlin's Easter parade ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 762 libraries worldwide
Astaire is trying to forget ex-dance partner Miller while rising to stardom with Garland. Too good to watch just at Easter time
Another thin man ( visu )
4 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in English and held by 756 libraries worldwide
"Dum-Dum, Wacky, Creeps, Fingers: They're just a few of the hoodlums in the world of amateur sleuths and professional bon vivants Nick & Nora Charles. And now there's a new hood: parenthood."--Container
Irving Berlin's Easter parade by Fred Astaire( visu )
24 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 464 libraries worldwide
When his long-time dance partner abandons him for the Ziegfeld Follies, Don Hewes decides to show who's who by choosing any girl from the chorus and transforming her into a star
Father's little dividend by Vincente Minnelli( visu )
34 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 439 libraries worldwide
Spencer Tracy, having married off his daughter, finds his peace and quiet shattered when he learns he's about to become a grandfather
The pirate by Vincente Minnelli( visu )
15 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 403 libraries worldwide
A Caribbean beauty, who is engaged to a local rich man, has a mad crush on the legendary pirate, Macoco. A traveling singer falls in love with the beauty and to impress her, he poses as the pirate
In the good old summertime ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
Musical remake of 'Shop around the corner' involving two feuding store employees who are unknowingly engaged in a romantic relationship as anonymous pen pals
It's a wonderful life : screenplay by Frances Goodrich( Book )
10 editions published between 1946 and 1993 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
Sentimental classic about a young man who attempts to end his own life, only to be shown the error of his ways by his guardian angel
Greatest classic films collection by Betty Hutton( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
Seven brides for seven brothers (1954, 102 min.): Adam is the eldest of seven brothers who goes to town to get a wife. He convinces Milly to marry him that same day. They return to his backwoods home where she discover he has six brothers - all living in his cabin. Milly sets out to reform the uncouth siblings, who are anxious to get wives of their own. Adam reads about the Roman capture of the Sabine women and develops an inspired solution to his brothers' loneliness
The diary of Anne Frank : and related readings by Frances Goodrich( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Anne Frank, a young Jewish girl who kept a diary during two years of hiding from the Germans in an Amsterdam attic
Victor Herbert's naughty Marietta ( visu )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
A French princess flees to New Orleans to avoid marrying a nobleman she doesn't love. In bayou country she falls for a swaggering soldier who wards off pirates and a king to keep her
Greatest classic films collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Easter parade: Don Hewes and Nadine Hale are a dancing team, but on the day before Easter she refuses to sign a new contract with him. So he takes the next dancer he meets, Hannah Brown, as a new partner. He vows to make Hannah a success before the next Easter parade. After a while Don and Hannah are so successful that Florence Ziegfeld is interested in them. With Nadine dancing for the Follies, Don declines to dance for the Ziegfeld's. Don falls in love with Hannah, but feels he has to keep it strictly business
 
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Alternative Names
Chaket, Albert
Haketto, Arubāto
ハケット, アルバート
Languages
English (383)
Spanish (31)
French (18)
German (7)
Japanese (3)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (1)
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